Private detective and former football player Harry Moseby gets hired on to what seems a standard missing person case, as a former Hollywood actress whose only major roles came thanks to being married to a studio mogul wants Moseby to find and return her daughter. Harry travels to Florida to find her, but he begins to see a connection between the runaway girl, the world of Hollywood stuntmen, and a suspicious mechanic when an unsolved murder comes to light.
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What private eye Harry Moseby doesn't know about the girl he's looking for... just might get him killed.
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Did You Know?
This movie was the second film in consecutive years where actor Gene Hackman
played a character named Harry. In this 1975 film, Hackman plays private eye Harry Moseby, after having played Harry Caul in the previous year's The Conversation
(1974). Night Moves
(1975) is actually the second of four movies where Hackman played a Harry. The third was as Harry MacKenzie in Twice in a Lifetime
(1985), while the fourth and final time [as of April 2014] was as Harry Zimm in Get Shorty
(1995). See more
When the crashed plane is found by Melanie Griffith's character, the dead pilot's face is being picked at by fish. The plane is supposed to have crashed in the ocean off the coast of Florida, but the fish are carp, which are strictly freshwater fish. See more
You think Delly knew that Marv and her mother were making it?
A blind man on a galloping horse would've known. Arlene ain't Lillian Gish.